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PIMBA HEADLINES - August 27, 2014

FIRST SHOW OF THE SEASON COMING UP ON SEPTEMBER 6 AT KISKI
We invite all marching band fans to come out to enjoy the 9 bands that are scheduled to perform at the first show of the 2014 season coming up on Saturday, September 6, at Kiski Area High School. Ciick on 'Events' within the menu, then on 'Kiski' to view the line-up and performance times.

Note that Davis Field is in downtown Vandergrift and not at Kiski Area HS.

Once again for 2014, this show will be in the 'Festival' format, where all bands will receive real-time audio commentary and their own ratings from the judges but no scores or placements will be announced. Directors and staffs will still meet with all judges afterwards as always to focus on early season input to improve their shows and help their students succeed.

2014 PIMBA SCHEDULE
PIMBA's fall 2014 schedule includes five regular-season shows leading up to Championships at Penn Trafford High School. All bands throughout the tri-state area are invited to participate in either Festival Class or Competition Class. Bands of all sizes and styles are welcome to perform and receive input, audio commentary in real time and post-show dialogue with the judges as collective feedback help students and bands improve. Ratings and rankings are optional as per preference of the director.

Please contact Tom Snyder, President, at president@pimba.org, any show host, or any member director for more information.

September 6 Kiski Area HS (Davis Field in Vandergrift) Rob Traugh, Director
September 13 Gateway HS (Monroeville) Bob Read, Director
September 27 Norwin HS (North Huntingdon) Tim Daniels, Director
October 4 Moon Area HS (Moon Township) Nick Barthen, Director
October 18 Deer Lakes HS (Cheswick) Chris Snyder, Director

November 1 Penn Trafford HS (Harrison City) - Championships for Competition Class & Final Performances for Festival Class, David Cornelius, Director

4 PIMBA MEMBER SCHOOL DISTRICTS RECOGNIZED BY NAMM
Four school districts of PIMBA member bands were recently recognized as 2014 "Best Communities for Music Education" by NAMM recently: Fox Chapel, Moon, Rochester and Trinity. Congratulations to all of the students, music faculty, administrators and board members of these districts as well as to their communities for this prestigious recognition!

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